Saleroom steaming ahead with auction lots
IT’S full steam ahead with Young’s next auction on Sunday September 24 at West Horsley Village Hall, with a little help from a wonderful “Royal Chester”, a 1 1/2 inch Scale Allchin Live Steam Traction Engine, estimate £1,500 to £2,000.
Based on the design by W J Hughes (with accompanying scale drawings) this model can be powered by compressed air with the addition of a separate valve.
Considerable local interest is anticipated with a well respected model steam club and railway based in the Guildford locality.
Clocks and watches are
A large collection of pocket watches is in the sale
A 1 1/2 inch scale Allchin Royal Chester live steam traction engine, estimate £1,500 to £2,000